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Project Manager, Corporate Real Estate

Project Manager, Corporate Real Estate

Date:  Nov 17, 2023

Location: John F Kennedy Intl Apt (JFK-TRML)   
Additional Locations: Philadelphia, PA; Washington, DC
Requisition ID: 70175 



Are you ready to explore a world of possibilities, both at work and during your time off? Join our American Airlines family, and you’ll travel the world, grow your expertise and become the best version of you. As you embark on a new journey, you’ll tackle challenges with flexibility and grace, learning new skills and advancing your career while having the time of your life. Feel free to enrich both your personal and work life and hop on board!


Why you'll love this job


  • This job is a member of the Corporate Real Estate team within our Corporate Affairs division.
  • ​Responsible for the design and construction management oversight of complex corporate facilities primarily at JFK, but could also include multiple domestic and international locations in strict accordance with approved corporate space standards, schedules and budgets, and that meet all requirements of the user groups.
  • Salary range: $91,415.22 to $124,124.65.


What you'll do


  • Develops project scope and/or definition documents
  • Prepares request for bid/proposal documents
  • Prepares internal funding documents and consultant services request forms
  • Develops project estimates, budgets and schedules
  • Establishes project budgets and schedules
  • Manages projects to established budgets and schedules from Notice-to-Proceed to Project Closeout
  • Evaluates and selects outside consultants, contractors and vendors
  • Develops contract documents
  • Manages oversight of multiple outside consultants, contractors and vendors
  • Interacts and works with multiple user groups and internal departments to establish project scope/ definition documents
  • Provides written and verbal project status updates
  • Works with multiple user groups and internal departments to establish project program
  • Travel will be required as part of this position


All you'll need for success


Minimum Qualifications - Education & Prior Job Experience

  • Bachelor’s degree in Architecture, Engineering or Construction Management or equivalent experience/training


Preferred Qualifications - Education & Prior Job Experience

  • Prior experience in aviation facilities development
  • 5-10 years of demonstrated experience in design, planning, development and management of airport facility construction projects

Skills, Licenses & Certifications

  • Ability to understand the business need for each project and make on-going decision based on the best results for the company
  • Ability to anticipate upcoming problems and thereby avoiding them to preserve the project’s intent, schedule and budget
  • Ability to work with diversified user groups

What you'll get


Feel free to take advantage of all that American Airlines has to offer: 


  • Travel Perks: Ready to explore the world? You, your family and your friends can reach 365 destinations on more than 6,800 daily flights across our global network.
  • Health Benefits: On day one, you’ll have access to your health, dental, prescription and vision benefits to help you stay well. And that’s just the start, we also offer virtual doctor visits, flexible spending accounts and more. 
  • Wellness Programs: We want you to be the best version of yourself – that’s why our wellness programs provide you with all the right tools, resources and support you need.
  • 401(k) Program: Available upon hire and, depending on the workgroup, employer contributions to your 401(k) program are available after one year.
  • Additional Benefits: Other great benefits include our Employee Assistance Program, pet insurance and discounts on hotels, cars, cruises and more


Feel free to be yourself at American


From the team members we hire to the customers we serve, inclusion and diversity are the foundation of the dynamic workforce at American Airlines. Our 20+ Employee Business Resource Groups are focused on connecting our team members to our customers, suppliers, communities and shareholders, helping team members reach their full potential and creating an inclusive work environment to meet and exceed the needs of our diverse world.

Are you ready to feel a tremendous sense of pride and satisfaction as you do your part to keep the largest airline in the world running smoothly as we care for people on life’s journey? Feel free to be yourself at American.


Additional Locations: Philadelphia, PA; Washington, DC
Requisition ID: 70175 

Nearest Major Market: Manhattan
Nearest Secondary Market: New York City

Job Segment: Real Estate, Project Manager, Realtor, Facilities, Sales, Technology, Operations, Aviation

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